Classic Start 8 Free Traditional Start Menu Style for Use with Windows® 8

Windows® 8.1 Update 1 May Bring Metro Apps to Desktop

Windows® 8 finally reaches 10% market share

Users Have Two Years to Upgrade to Windows® 8.1

Windows® 8.1 Release Date Unveiled

Will Windows® 8.1 Bring Back the Start Button?

Windows® 8.1 Will Be the New Blue with Old Features

Crawler Group Updates Classic Start 8 for Increased Speed and Convenience

Windows® 9 Set for Release in Fall 2014

Microsoft® Reportedly Reaches First Milestone in Windows® Blue Development

Skype® for Windows® 8 Got an Important Upgrade

Microsoft® Quietly Changes the Name of Surface Tablets

Introductory Pricing Ends for Windows® 8

Windows® 8 Sales May Influence Intel® Revenue

U.S. Army, Air Force and DISA Commit to Windows® 8 for $617 Million

Microsoft® Simplifies Number of Windows® 8 Versions

Microsoft® Sells 40 Million Licenses of Windows® 8 in First Month

Crawler Group Releases Classic Start 8

Microsoft® removes start button in Windows® 8

Windows® 8 extends battery life

Windows® 8 upgrade offer

Windows® 8 availability

Reasons to upgrade to Windows® 8

Windows® 8 release preview

Windows® 8 upgrade offer

Microsoft® is currently offering $40 upgrades to Windows® 8 Pro for a limited time for users of Windows XP® or later.

The Windows® 8 Release Preview has provided an opportunity to experience the new capabilities that have been designed with developers, consumers and businesses in mind. Microsoft® rolled out the Windows® Upgrade Offer on June 2nd, 2012 to 131 markets including the USA and Canada. Users who purchased eligible Windows® 7 PCs with preinstalled Windows® 7 Home Basic, Home Premium, Professional, or Ultimate with a matching valid OEM Certificate of Authenticity through January 31, 2013 will qualify to purchase the Windows® 8 Pro Upgrade for $14.99 upon availability. The offer comes with 90 days of technical support from Microsoft® and is only valid until February 2013. These users will be able to keep their existing settings, personal files and applications.

Users who are uncertain about their eligibility can contact Microsoft® for information on how to run the Windows® 8 Upgrade Assistant on the Windows® official website. The Windows® 8 Upgrade Assistant evaluates your PC to determine whether Windows® has already been installed and if the existing hardware meets system requirements. It provides detailed instructions and information regarding PC qualifications, issues that may prevent upgrade, components that need to be updated to enhance functionality with Windows® 8 and more.